Category Archives: Salesian Spirituality

Sisters & Faithful Celebrate 450th Birthday of St. Francis de Sales!






On Monday evening August 21st, the Brooklyn Visitandines celebrated the 450th Birthday of the Visitation Order’s Founder, St. Francis de Sales, with a special Liturgy in his honor. Also attending were about 100 faithful from our Diocese and beyond. A … Continue reading

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St. Jane de Chantal’s Feast Day August 12






The Foundress of the Visitation Order is St. Jane de Chantal whose Feast is celebrated Saturday August 12th. Join us for Mass at 8AM in the Sacred Heart Chapel of Visitation Monastery!  

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You are invited to St Francis de Sales 450th Birthday Celebration






A unique event will take place on Monday August 21st, 2017 at 730PM at Visitation Monastery (no, not the eclipse!) On that day the Visitation Sisters will celebrate the 450th Birthday of our Founder, St. Francis de Sales! He was … Continue reading

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Sacred Heart Short Film






The Visitation Superior of Paray-le-Monial commissioned this short film with a well known French Filmmaker who is devoted to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. English subtitles. about 9 Minutes long.

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Here’s the EWTN Program on Visitation Monastery Art with Anne Goetze






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The Visitation Order Featured on EWTN through ART on Thurs May 4






Our dear friend Anne Goetze, who has displayed her Visitation Monastery artwork in our Alumnae Room back in May 2015, and since then, around the country, was the guest speaker on EWTN’s At Home with Jim and Joy program this … Continue reading

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Prepare for Celebrating St Francis de Sales on January 24






The Founder of the Visitation Order, St. Francis de Sales will be celebrated with a 9AM Mass at Visitation Monastery’s Sacred Heart Chapel. We offer a nine day preparation for this glorious day! Our Holy Founder of the Visitation Order, … Continue reading

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Feast of St Margaret Mary Fri October 16






Friday October 16th is the Feast of St. Margaret Mary, a Visitation Nun from Paray-le-Monial, who received the revelations of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. MASS WILL BE AT 7:15aM FOR THE FEAST We have chosen a particularly spiritual letter … Continue reading

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Sacred Heart Novena at Visitation Begins June 4, 2015






The Annual Sacred Heart Novena will begin on  Thursday June 4, 2015 at 730PM Mass and will continue every night at 730PM through the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus,  Friday June 12, 2015. Our Celebrants will be: Thursday … Continue reading

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Pray to Love ART Exhibit Opens Wed May 13






You won’t be disappointed in this absolutely transforming art exhibit on the Visitation Sisters and city of Annecy! Weekdays: 12-3PM Sat and Sun 10A-5PM Alumnae Room at Visitation Monastery/ Academy 8902 Ridge Blvd Brooklyn NY The Brooklyn Tablet article about … Continue reading

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